Journey to the Homeland Tour 2000 Photos

Journey to the Homeland Tour
Sponsored by the North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo

Visit to the Shirokolanovka Boarding School in the former German village of Landau, Beresan District

Photographs by Elizabeth Madison Williams, Missoula, Montana

Photos - Set 4


Tetyanna Fix, Deputy Director of the Boarding School, presenting us with the traditional Ukrainian bread. One of the quilts made by women at English Lutheran Church, Tuttle, ND, is presented to the Boarding School. (l-r): Rose Reimer, Maya, Nadya, Tanya, Yulya and Maria Honcharenko.
Rosa Reimer who lives in Landau and was born in the neighboring village of Kathariental. She has worked for many years at the orphanage and is known to many Americans and Germans who visit Landau. Rosa is considered the grandmother to the children at the orphanage. Rosa Reimer standing by her home in Landau.
Ruslan in the center. Olena in the center.
Yura at the Boarding School. Tanya at the Boarding School.
Natasha at the Boarding School. Yulya at the Boarding School.


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